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Radio Curious visits with clinical psychiatrist, Dr. Betty J. Lacy, whose focus is the prevention, care and treatment of dementia, including Alzh...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:02
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Episode topics: Disrupting cancer and heat stress in older adults.

Bought by WRIR and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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More than 34 million Americans provide unpaid care to an older adult every year, according to AARP. Managing an aging parent’s health care can be c...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2017
  • Length: 07:40

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Ina Gordon and her husband Edward Dick share their experiences with Ina's suffering of Alzheimer's disease. The story of their marriage, their live...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Jun 28, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode topics: Prostate screening guidelines and the scoop on salt.

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WRIR, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Did you know that eating certain foods can offer protection against Alzheimer’s Disease? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Meli...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode topics: The "medicine of exercise" and socks.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Mar 20, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: "Golden Girls" style living and cold and canker sores.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Mar 06, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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- New technologies change the game for medical professionals - Simulated sunlight brightens the lives of dementia patients - Making cancer treatmen...

Bought by Troy Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 1
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- New technologies change the game for medical professionals - Simulated sunlight brightens the lives of dementia patients - Making cancer treatmen...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KEDT, WMUU-LP, WAMC, WTJU and more


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 6
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- New technologies change the game for medical professionals - Simulated sunlight brightens the lives of dementia patients

Bought by KRZA, KKRN, KMRE-LP, WUGA (part of GPB), WJCU and more


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 7
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As we approach the shortest days of the year, we take a longing look at the therapeutic aspects of daylight. One researcher found that light therap...

Bought by WAMC and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 03:20
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Generic drugs and pet care for those in hospice.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Nov 14, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Is aging inevitable? And if so, why? We talk with Josh Mitteldorf talks about his book, co-authored with Dorion Sagan, Cracking The Aging Code (Mac...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
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Episode topics: Brain games and common skin conditions.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Mood and exercise and summer foot care.

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jul 12, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Carolyn Shoemaker (left) and her son-in-law, Phred Salazar (right)
Astronomer Carolyn Shoemaker remembers her late husband, renowned astrogeologist Gene Shoemaker, whose ashes are buried on the Moon.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 02:16
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Radio Curious revisits a conversation with Dr. Gene Cohen, author of “The Mature Mind: The Positive Power of the Aging Brain.” His book describes h...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: Environmental services worker Jeanna Hibbert scrubs the hospital room to get rid of C-diff bacteria., Credit: Michelle Faust/ Side Effects
The dreaded bacteria C. difficile has a way of spreading through a local health system, causing debilitating diarrhea and thousands of deaths a yea...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WNIN, and WABE


  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:41
  • Purchases: 3
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Episode topics: "Silver" divorce and urinary Incontinence.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Brain health and storing prescription drugs.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: The microbiome diet and aging with humor.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Calm online and caregiver compassion fatigue.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Segment 1: Dr. Pepper Schwartz/"normality" in sex and love Segment 2 &3: Shar McBee/leadership and volunteerism Segment 4: Dr. Rob Sigal/plastic...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 54:00